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Knox City, Texas
Masonic Lodge in Knox City
|• Total||0.83 sq mi (2.16 km2)|
|• Land||0.83 sq mi (2.16 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||1,529 ft (466 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||1,343.34/sq mi (518.53/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1360735|
Knox City is located at(33.417565, -99.814957).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,130 people, a decrease of 7.30% since 2000 (89 people). The racial makeup of the town was 73.54% White (831 people), 6.73% African American (76 people), 0.44% Native American (5 people), 0.18% Asian (2 people), 16.73% from other races (189 people), and 2.39% from two or more races (27 people). Hispanic or Latino of any race were 30.44% of the population (344 people).
In popular culture
Knox City and Lyndon Baty were featured in a 2014 episode of Snap Judgment on Artificial Intelligence.
The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Knox City has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.
The town is served by the Knox City-O'Brien Consolidated Independent School District.
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